Robert Black’s Construction: Carpentry SkillsUSA members recently attended District and State Contests.
During the State Contest which was held in Jackson, MS on March 3rd and 4th, students competed in the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Masonry, and Prepared Speech events.… Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Tombigbee National Forest will not host its annual “Take Pride in America Day” at Choctaw Lake Recreation Area this year. Bobby Claybrook, Supervisory Forester with the U.S. Forestry Service, spoke of the reasons … Read more
From press reports
The 2015 National Wild Turkey Federation Choctaw County Chapter held a very successful banquet on Saturday, March 7, at the Choctaw County Community Center.
Over 160 attended the event which raised funds to help support local and … Read more
Chargers In Charge
Cooper McKinney… Read more
Senators Chuck Younger, (left), and Gary Jackson, (right), visited with students attending the Mississippi Electric Power Association Youth Leadership Workshop at the Capitol on Thursday, February 26, 2015.… Read more
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this winter season called “EXPLORING SPRING STARS!” This presentation will be given on Friday, March 13, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, David … Read more
By Roy Hawkins
The Gobbler’s appearance a mere twenty yards away was a surprise since to all appearances my hunt had gone down the drain a few moments before.
Everything had seemed ideal when I sat down against a tree … Read more
Mississippi youth in Choctaw, Montgomery, and Webster Counties will join youth from other states, and even countries all across the world, on March 18 to voice their opposition to big tobacco companies during 2015 Kick Butts Day.
Kick Butts Day … Read more
From Joey Hood District 35
This week, members mourned the loss of friend and colleague former Speaker of the House Tim Ford who died on February 27. Speaker Ford presided over the House for 16 years. He began serving the … Read more
From press reports
Inspection and treatment of wooden 4-County Electric Power Association poles has begun in parts of Oktibbeha and Choctaw counties. Towns and communities included in that process include Sturgis, Bradley, Craig Springs, Morgantown and other areas within those … Read more